King’s Daughters, American Red Cross to host blood drive


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PRESTONSBURG — King’s Daughters Medical Specialties – Prestonsburg will host an American Red Cross Blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 26. It’s the first time a drive has been hosted at the location.

Appointments to donate blood are required by calling 1-888-377-KDMC.

KDMS – Prestonsburg is located at 1279 Old Abbott Mtn. Road in Prestonsburg. For more information, call (606) 886-1260.

RapidPass from the American Red Cross makes giving blood quicker. RapidPass allows donors to complete required reading and survey questions online the day they plan to give blood. Then, they can either print the RapidPass and bring it with them or show it on their mobile device at the blood drive. To take advantage of this time-saver, go online to redcrossblood.org/rapidpass.

The American Red Cross is the nation’s largest collection organization, supplying approximately 40 percent of the blood and blood products used in our country.

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